Between our monthly meetings, our racing schedule, special events, and other rentals, there is a lot happening at our boathouse! Check the calendar and join us at any of our monthly membership meetings.
Bonaire (September 16, 2019) - The opening day of the 2019 Sunfish World Championship is in the books with Eugene Schmitt (USA) leading the 69-boat fleet after four races. After posting a 3-8-6-1, Schmitt is atop the leader board with 18 points, holding a 6-point lead over Renzo Sanguineti (PER) whose 7-10-2-5 was nearly as […]
The Coast Guard terminated the excursion of this 20-foot pontoon boat with 11 people aboard after conducting a search on Biscayne Bay in Miami, FL. While there apparently are no rules against red-neck boating, they did find the following violations: • Not having a valid Certificate of Inspection. • Failure to have a valid stability […]
In those days of yesteryear, when handheld telecommunication devices were the stuff of pulp science-fiction stories, when email and smartphones and Twitter and constant, global, real-time interconnectedness weren’t even dreamed of, if you were a sailor at sea it was easy to be “at sea,” as far as the grand swirl of events went. During […]
Elaine Bunting asks a delivery skipper, charter pros and some first-time transatlantic skippers for their best advice on planning and preparing for the big adventurePhoto: Trystan Grace On the afternoon before we left the Canary Islands for the Caribbean for a transatlantic with the ARC, I struck …Continue reading » The post Sailing across the […]
In the first episode of our new podcast series, Sir Ben Ainslie and Mark Chisnell discuss Team INEOS UK’s journey to the America’s CupBen training on INEOS Team UK's test boat T5 There is no doubt that the AC75 is a remarkable boat; a monohull designed to fly, engineered to reach speeds …Continue reading » […]
Meet the little yacht with a huge heart and history, a famous survivor of the 1979 Fastnet Race. Nic Compton sails on Assent"There’s something special about her, you feel she can handle it" - Kit Rogers It’s a gloomy, grey afternoon on the Solent and I’m in a camera boat taking pictures of a yacht […]